il·​lim·​it·​able | \ (ˌ)i(l)-ˈli-mə-tə-bəl How to pronounce illimitable (audio) \

Definition of illimitable

: incapable of being limited or bounded : measureless the illimitable reaches of space and time

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illimitability \ (ˌ)i(l)-​ˌli-​mə-​tə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce illimitability (audio) \ noun
illimitableness \ (ˌ)i(l)-​ˈli-​mə-​tə-​bəl-​nəs How to pronounce illimitableness (audio) \ noun
illimitably \ (ˌ)i(l)-​ˈli-​mə-​tə-​blē How to pronounce illimitably (audio) \ adverb

Examples of illimitable in a Sentence

the illimitable expanse of the universe

First Known Use of illimitable

1596, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of illimitable was in 1596

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an act or instance of returning to life

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